The Cedar supercomputer will be offline and unavailable during March 16-22, 2020 as part of a major system expansion and upgrade. During this week-long downtime, the Cedar team will be adding 768 compute nodes (36864 cores) and 192 GPU nodes (768 GPU cards), as well as:
- upgrading BIOS and firmware of compute nodes and network switches
- upgrading the operating system
- upgrading the file system software and storage controller firmware
- upgrading the network drivers
- modifying the...